Her Source | Lil Kim Reveals Baby Gender


Lil Kim has officially announced the gender of her baby with Mr. Papers. Visit for more information The Queen Bee recently posted a photo of her baby shower invite on Instagram and without a doubt, she’s having a girl. The baby girl is Kim’s first child with Papers. The two have been dating since 2012. Advertisement The Brooklyn femcee says pregnancy will […]

Verse Simmonds Hosts ‘Soft Listening Party’ For Sincerely XO in Atlanta


Girl groups come a dime a dozen and Atlanta has pretty much saturated the music scene but one trio of bold and fearless young women is willing to take the industry by storm.  Visit for more information With the help of ATL based hit man Verse Simmonds, Sincerely XO, is ready to give the world […]

Hip-Hop Hall of Fame Awards to Return to NYC, Co-hosted By MC Roxanne Shanté


The Hip-Hop Hall of Fame Awards is making its way back to the small screen. Visit for more information According to Billboard, the award show’s induction ceremony and concert show will be returning to New York City for a taping in midtown Manhattan on May 19. The site reports that popular MC Roxanne Shanté […]

Pharrell, Drake, Lady Gaga To Appear At iHeartRadio Music Awards

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The first iHeartRadio Music Awards is right around the corner and the show is slated to bring out some big names. Visit for more information Monday (April 21), Clear Channel announced that Pharrell, Drake and Blake Shelton will be hitting the stage. Kendrick Lamar, Shakira, Ed Sheeran and Arcade Fire will also perform at […]

August Alsina Decodes “Make It Home” Feat. Jeezy

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To celebrate the release of his debut album Testimony, Jay Z’s Life+Times just released a new episode of DECODED featuring August Alsina. Visit for more information On this episode, August breaks down the lyrics of his track “Make It Home” featuring Jeezy. “The lyrics are so dear to me simply because it’s pretty much […]

A3C Launches ‘The Circuit Tour’

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A3C is celebrating its 10th year anniversary this year and the hip-hop festival is gearing up to kick things off in a major way. Visit for more information A3C may be based in Atlanta but the festival is going nationwide this time around. The festival has launched its first tour, The Circuit, which will […]

YG’s My Krazy Life Tour stops in Atlanta, Jeezy performs ‘My Nigga’

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YG brought his My Krazy Life tour to Atlanta last night (April 13) and he brought out a special guest. Visit for more information CTE head honcho Jeezy joined his West Coast signee on stage for a performance of the hit “My Nigga.” The show opened up with performances by Rolls Royce Rizzy and […]

Ice Cube Says He Was Robbed By MTV Movie Awards

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Back in the day, Ice Cube was known for his gangsta raps but now days he’s looking to get credit other places and MTV wouldn’t let him be great. Visit for more information Cube recently vented about his frustrations over the recent MTV Movie Awards telling USA Today, “We was robbed. Shame on you […]

Review: Top 5 Quotable Lyrics of the Week (April 7-11)


What an exciting week in music! Seems like just about everyone released music this week from Rick Ross to Elle Varner to Kanye West. Visit for more information Let’s review some of this week’s most quotable bars. 5. I Won – Future ft. Kanye West Advertisement Future and Kanye West team up to admire […]

Bill Russell Defends Gay Athletes, Says Ability Is The Only Thing That Matters

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Bill Russell recently participated in a panel discussion at this year’s Civil Rights Summit. Visit for more information While speaking on a panel about sports and race, Russell reflected on the struggles black athletes faced in the 1960s and compared it to the current fight for equality and acceptance being faced by gay athletes. […]

Her Source | Zoe Saldana To Star In Remake Of ‘Rosemary’s Baby’

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Zoe Saldana is taking on the iconic lead role of a classic horror film. Visit for more information Saldana will star in Rosemary’s Baby, a film centered on a woman who may be pregnant with the devil’s child. According to The Grio, NBC is turning the creepy tale into a four-part film event. Advertisement […]

Woman Accused of Throwing Shoe At Hilary Clinton Released


A Phoenix woman accused of throwing a show at Hilary Rodham Clinton has been released from police custody. Visit for more information According to the Associated Press, Alison Michelle Ernst was given a misdemeanor disorderly conduct summons. She was released after being booked at the Clark County jail. A Las Vegas police report says, […]

IHOP Server Gets Fired Over $200 Tip


A Virginia IHOP worker was ecstatic when a customer left her a large tip but that all came to a screeching halt when she was fired. Visit for more information Chanetrice Carter, a a server at the Glen Allen, Virginia IHOP, says she was called into a closed-door meeting with her manager a week […]

Walmart To Cut Its CD Stock In Half


In recent years, Walmart made quite a name for itself becoming the largest retailer of CDs in the United States but a suspected shift in consumer behavior has caused the retail chain to make some changes. Visit for more information Billboard reports that Walmart plans to reduce the size of space devoted to CD […]

Trend Of Declining Download Sales Continues, Down 13.3 Percent In 2014


The first quarter Nielsen SoundScan numbers are in and just as suspected, last year’s declining digital download trend has continued well into 2014. Visit for more information With online streaming becoming such a huge trend, music lovers are downloading less. Reports say that digital sales have gone down another 13.3 percent. Advertisement More specifically, […]

IamSu! Announces ‘Sincerely Yours’ Release Date And Album Cover

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Shortly after Sage the Gemini dropped his highly anticipated debut, fellow Bay Area rapper and frequent collaborator IamSu! has officially announced the release date and album cover for his upcoming release Sincerely Yours. Visit for more information “I wanted to call the album that because it’s 100 percent me.  It’s my story. It’s like […]

Review: Top 5 Quotable Lyrics of the Week (March 31-April 4)

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Drizzy dropped two tracks this week as did Master P. Jose Guapo teamed up with PeeWee Longway for a trap favorite. And speaking of trap favorites, Migos released a new song with Rich The Kid. Visit for more information And with all those releases, plus a slew of others, it was still an underwhelming […]

ATM Glitch Causes Machine To Shell Out $37,000 To Man Withdrawing Cash

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Imagine going to the ATM to withdraw for $140 and getting $37,000 in return. Visit for more information It may sound crazy but it actually happened to a man in Maine. South Portland police were called to a TD Bank branch Thursday morning by a woman who reported that a man was spending an […]